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Arctic research vessel Sikuliaq prepares for final trials

...that's it's going to be something that people like over the next 30, 40 years," said Terry Whitledge, a University of Alaska Fairbanks chemical oceanographer who has worked since 1999 to see the vessel built.The Sikuliaq is named for the Inupiat...
Alaska Science Forum: Life on ice at the top of the world

...valuable."? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Geophysical Insti-tute has provided this column free in cooperation with the UAF research community.
Leaders rally against Army force reductions

Community leaders in Anchorage and Fairbanks rolled out the red carpet for a Pentagon team that is considering possible reductions in the number of U.S. Army troops at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage and Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks.
Former sex workers, advocates testify for, against bill

...psychological burden "that will prove to be too much of a barrier for many victims," said Tara Burns, a University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate student and formerly trafficked sex worker. She is completing her graduate studies on Alaska's...
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Alaska Science Forum: A yearly flood into the Gulf of Alaska

Satellite data has confirmed that the amount of freshwater released into the Gulf of Alaska from streams and rivers in Alaska and northern Canada is about 1.5 times what the Mississippi River dumps into the Gulf of Mexico each year.
Photos: Young sea ice

The 261-foot oceanographic research vessel Sikuliaq owned by the National Science Foundation and operated by the University of Alaska Fairbanks stopped in Juneau on its way north for ice trials in the Bering Sea.
UAF Alaska Summer Research Academy accepting applications

The Alaska Summer Research Academy at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is offering a summer program for middle and high school students. The program will spend two weeks in small groups with two instructors...
Michael Arnold Angelo

...also a member of Delta Sigma Phi. He moved to Fairbanks, Alaska to obtain his master's degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in inorganic and physical chemistry and fell in love with the Alaskan lifestyle. He helped build the Alaska...
Walter Francis Baldwin

...transferred to and graduated in 1961 from the University of Alaska in College, AK, before it became the University of Alaska Fairbanks, with a degree in Business Administration specializing in Accounting. While attending college, Walter helped...
The puck drops here

...Juneau-Douglas High School hockey team begins the Mid Alaska Conference tournament tonight against North Pole at the University of Alaska Fairbanks' Patty Ice Arena, with their best chance during the program's 10 years to advance into the state tournament...


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